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Lilliput Nunataks: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Lilliput Nunataks in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Lilliput Nunataks

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8828

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 08' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.1333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.6666667

Elevation (see definition): 700

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): Three nunataks, from 600 to 700 m high and trending SE-NW, located 3 mi N of Gulliver Nunatak on the E side of Graham Land. The nunataks are snow free on their SE sides. They were charted by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) and photographed from the air by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) in 1947. The name, from Jonathan Swift's Gulliver's Travels, means land of small people and was applied by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in association with Gulliver Nunatak.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Lilliput Nunataks in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Lilliput Nunataks should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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